Hound of the Basketball's "Rails" thread got me thinking about some of the skateboard "fads" and gimmicks that have died out over the years. I expect a lot of the younger forummers will have never even heard of some of these...
Coper on the truck. Lapper over the kingpin. Rails too!
Rails - Powell Rib Bones.
Schmitt Stix - the "other" rails. The company name came from Paul Schmitt - they originally just made rails, before the classic Lucero graphic, Sawblade longboard etc.
Powell Jaw Bone - popularised by Tony Hawk, cos like, we were all doing big nose grab BS airs on vert in those days.